Lee Cooper has unveiled a collection of premium-priced selvedge denim built around its heritage as a London brand. Called the Cooper Collection, after founder Morris Cooper, it has a pop-up shop and music collaboration.
Store closures in the UK mean retail jobs have fallen for the third successive quarter, a British Retail Consortium (BRC) report said Thursday. But the rate of losses picked up speed with the largest drop in six years.
UK-based department store giant Debenhams battled a weak clothing market in the year to August 27 but strength in categories like beauty (especially premium make-up), gifts and swimwear carried it through.